MA S1976 | 2019-2020 | 191st General Court

Note: Legislation replaced by S2552


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-0)
Status: Introduced on January 22 2019 - 25% progression, died in chamber
Action: 2020-02-20 - Accompanied a study order, see S2552
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Relative to public utilities that operate in public rights of way. Telecommunications, Utilities and Energy.

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Relative to municipal authority in public rights of way



2020-02-20SenateAccompanied a study order, see S2552
2019-06-11JointHearing scheduled for 06/18/2019 from 01:00 PM-05:00 PM in A-1
2019-01-22HouseHouse concurred
2019-01-22SenateReferred to the Joint Committee on Telecommunications, Utilities and Energy

Same As/Similar To

S1989 (Similar To) 2019-07-15 - Accompanied H2827
H2901 (Similar To) 2020-03-12 - Accompanied a new draft, see H4555
H2820 (Similar To) 2020-02-10 - Accompanied a study order, see H4405
S2013 (Similar To) 2020-11-25 - Ought NOT to pass (under Joint Rule 10) and placed in the Orders of the Day for the next session
H2807 (Similar To) 2020-02-10 - Accompanied a study order, see H4405
S1985 (Similar To) 2020-02-20 - Accompanied a study order, see S2552
S2552 (Replaced by) 2020-02-24 - Discharged to the committee on Senate Rules

Massachusetts State Sources

Bill Comments 750